Alanya Bellydance

Every Body Has the Right to Dance

Workshops & Courses

A selection of workshops and courses available for individuals or groups 

General/Technique Workshops

Suitable for any level unless otherwise stated

Introduction to Sagat

Rhythms and combinations to get you started in the art of playing the finger cymbals


Some bellydance experience required, but students new to veil welcome

Intimidated by the idea of 'improvisation'?  

Learn how to understand music and develop techniques 

to dance freely without choreography

Choreography Workshops

Learn a complete routine.  Traditional and Dance Fusion styles offered.  

Suitable for those with some dance experience.


Testimonials from workshop students:

"Good ideas to take away"

"Got lots of useful ideas for dramatic exits"

"Nice choreography"

"A great balance of play and learning"

"Good mix of technique and choreography"

"Lots of great combos – nice pace – lovely teacher"

To book any of the featured workshops, or to discuss your requirements contact me on 07962 161081 

or use the form below to get in touch.

The Origins of Bellydance with Alanya (6 week course)

This specially-designed course introduces students to a range of Bellydance styles, giving context to particular moves and moods of this expressive dance form, and exploring working with props.  

#1 The Court and The Street: Awalim & Ghawazi

Dance forms from the Ottoman Court & the Streets of Cairo

#2 Sagat (finger cymbals)

Rhythms & Combinations

#3 The Temple and The Country: Reclaiming the tradition through Pharaonic and Reda styles

C20th interpretations of Ancient Egyptian dancing & rural folk dances

#4 Assaye (stick)

Saiidi & Cabaret styles

#5 The Home and The Club: Private & public dance forms

Baladi & Cabaret moves & combinations

#6 Veil

From teaching aid to performance prop

Please contact me via the form below if you would like me to deliver this course.  Costs will depend on numbers and venue availability.